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Sexual Assault Groups Stop Work With Senators Over Treatment Of Christine Blasey Ford

Sexual Assault Groups Stop Work With Senators Over Treatment Of Christine Blasey FordFor two years, a task force of national sexual assault and domestic violence



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Anti-Kavanaugh Groups Pivot From Abortion To Sexual Assault In New Ads

Anti-Kavanaugh Groups Pivot From Abortion To Sexual Assault In New AdsProgressive groups are spotlighting new sexual assault allegations against



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Armed groups agree to keep Tripoli ceasefire: U.N

Armed groups agree to keep Tripoli ceasefire: U.NArmed groups vying for control of the Libyan capital have agreed to set up a mechanism to “consolidate” a recently agreed ceasefire, the United Nations’ Libya mission, UNSMIL, said on Sunday. On Tuesday, the United Nations persuaded various armed groups to halt fighting that had killed dozens in Tripoli, one of the many sites of unrest gripping the oil producer. “Parties agreed today to freeze their forces’ movements, a monitoring & verification mechanism to consolidate the ceasefire + development of a plan to withdraw armed groups from sovereign locations and critical infrastructure in #Tripoli,” UNSMIL tweeted.



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Progressive Groups To Dems: Go Around Chuck Grassley And Release Kavanaugh Records

Progressive Groups To Dems: Go Around Chuck Grassley And Release Kavanaugh RecordsWASHINGTON ― Progressive groups are urging Democratic senators to take a new



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Syria assault may spark humanitarian calamity, aid groups say

Syria assault may spark humanitarian calamity, aid groups sayIts hospitals are battered, residents heavily dependent on aid and escape routes to neighbouring Turkey sealed. If attacked by government forces, Syria’s rebel-held Idlib is poised for a humanitarian calamity. The northwestern province, which lies along the border with Turkey, has been held since 2015 by the jihadist-led Hayat Tahrir al-Sham alliance and other rival rebels.



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Most Top Democrats, Progressive Groups Reserve Judgment On Keith Ellison Allegations

Most Top Democrats, Progressive Groups Reserve Judgment On Keith Ellison AllegationsAll but a few prominent Democrats and progressive groups have stayed silent on



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Trump says Kim 'loves his people.' Human rights groups beg to differ.

Trump says Kim 'loves his people.' Human rights groups beg to differ.President Trump emerged from his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday by heaping praise on a dictator who is considered among the worst human rights abusers in the world.



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LGBTQ Groups Call New Oklahoma Adoption Law Discriminatory

LGBTQ Groups Call New Oklahoma Adoption Law DiscriminatoryA new "faith-based" adoption law signed by Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin on Friday



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Full Panel: Aid groups allege chemical attack in Syria

Full Panel: Aid groups allege chemical attack in SyriaHelene Cooper, Doris Kearns-Goodwin, Charlie Cook and Rich Lowry join the panel to talk about reports of chemical attacks in Syria.



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What white supremacist groups look like, 50 years after Martin Luther King's assassination

What white supremacist groups look like, 50 years after Martin Luther King's assassinationThe assassination of Martin Luther King Jr marked the end of an era, but not the end of a fight: Even 50 years after his death, the white supremacist beliefs he strove to dismantle are still alive and well in America, though espoused by a few new faces. While racism can exist everywhere, from the classroom to the White House, many people still associate American white supremacy with the Ku Klux Klan – white hoods, burning crosses, and all. Today, however, the power and size of the Klan is declining.



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